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Henning Mankell (1948–2015)


Henning Mankell was born on February 3, 1948 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. He was a writer and director, known for Young Wallander (2020), Et lite grøss? (1973) and Tatort (1970). He was married to Eva Bergman. He died on October 5, 2015 in Göteborg, Sweden. See full bio »

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(age 67) in Göteborg, Sweden

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(2020-2022)
(1974)
Tatort Writer
(2010-2016)
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Filmography

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  Young Wallander (TV Series) (based on the character Kurt Wallander created by - 6 episodes, 2020) (novel - 1 episode, 2022)
- Episode #2.1 (2022) ... (novel)
- Episode 6 (2020) ... (based on the character Kurt Wallander created by)
- Episode 5 (2020) ... (based on the character Kurt Wallander created by)
- Episode 4 (2020) ... (based on the character Kurt Wallander created by)
- Episode 3 (2020) ... (based on the character Kurt Wallander created by)
 2017 Möte om eftermiddagen (Short) (radio play)
  Tatort (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2016) (idea - 1 episode, 2010)
- Borowski und das Fest des Nordens (2016) ... (story)
- Borowski und der coole Hund (2011) ... (story)
- Borowski und der vierte Mann (2010) ... (idea)
  Wallander (TV Series) (novel - 11 episodes, 2008 - 2015) (short story - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Troubled Man (2015) ... (novel)
- A Lesson in Love (2015) ... (novel)
- The White Lioness (2015) ... (novel)
- Before the Frost (2012) ... (novel)
- The Dogs of Riga (2012) ... (novel)
  Wallander (TV Series) (story - 30 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (creator - 6 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (characters - 5 episodes, 2013) (novel - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2013)
- Sorgfågeln (2013) ... (characters) / (story)
- Mordbrännaren (2013) ... (characters) / (story)
- Saknaden (2013) ... (characters) / (story)
- Sveket (2013) ... (characters) / (story)
- Försvunnen (2013) ... (characters) / (story)
 2011 The Man from Beijing (TV Movie) (novel "Kinesen")
 2010 Kennedy's Brain (TV Movie) (novel "Kennedys hjärna")
 2007 Pyramiden (TV Movie) (novel)
 2006 Brandvägg (TV Mini Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... (novel)
 2005 One Step Behind (novel)
 2004 The Return of the Dancing Master (TV Mini Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... (novel)
 2004 The Return of the Dancing Master (TV Movie) (novel "Danslärarens återkomst")
 2003 Mannen som log (TV Mini Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Del 2 (2003) ... (novel)
- Del 1 (2003) ... (novel)
 2003 Talismanen (TV Mini Series) (written by - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2003) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.7 (2003) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... (written by)
 2002 Den 5:e kvinnan (TV Mini Series) (novel "Den femte kvinnan" - 4 episodes)
- De sista dagarna (2002) ... (novel "Den femte kvinnan")
- Dag 8-12 (2002) ... (novel "Den femte kvinnan")
- Dag 5-7 (2002) ... (novel "Den femte kvinnan")
- Dag 1-4 (2002) ... (novel "Den femte kvinnan")
  Sidetracked (TV Mini Series) (novel - 3 episodes, 2001) (screenplay - 3 episodes, 2001)
- Del 3 (2001) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
- Del 2 (2001) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
- Del 1 (2001) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
 2000 Labyrinten (TV Mini Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (written by)
 1999 Efterträdaren (TV Mini Series) (writer)
 1998 Nelio's Story (novel)
 1997 The Successor
 1996 The White Lioness (novel)
 1995 The Hounds of Riga (novel)
 1995 Faceless Murderer (TV Mini Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Del 4 (1995) ... (novel)
- Del 3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Del 2 (1995) ... (novel)
- Del 1 (1995) ... (novel)
 1981 Löpet (Short)
 1974 Et lite grøss? (TV Mini Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Inntrengeren (1974) ... (adaptation)
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Other Works:

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3 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »


Spouse:

Eva Bergman  (his death) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

I wanted to show how difficult it is to be a good police officer. But after, I think, the third novel, I spoke to this friend of mine and asked what sort of disease I could give [Wallender]. Without hesitating, she said: "Diabetes!". So I gave him diabetes and that made him more popular. I mean, you could never imagine James Bond giving himself a shot of insulin, but with Wallander it seemed ... See more »

Trivia:

Born in Stockholm but grew up in Sveg, Härjedalen. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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